Daily News Archive
Daily News Subscription
Settle Strada Wins Listed Belmont Newmarket
At Belmont in Western Australia, dual stakes-winning former Widden & now Riverdene Stud stallion Strada (Danehill-Shindig, by Straight Strike) added a stakes success when 5YO gelding Settle Strada (Strada-Unsettled, by Thunder Gulch) scored by 0.75-length for trainer David Harrison in the $100,000 Listed Belmont Newmarket (1200m) for 3YOs+, over fellow 5YO gelding Kalahaar (Choisir-Kalatiara, by Metal Storm) & 4YO gelding Dueton (Due Sasso-Californium, by Geiger Counter). This was Settle Strada's third consecutive black-type victory and took his record to 8 wins (including the Listed Beaufine Stakes & last-start HG Bolton Sprint Handicap) & 5 placings from 16 starts for $303,950 earnings.